was born between 1810 and 1815. He was the son of George Dellinger
. William Dellinger was census 1840 in 1840 at Liberty Twp., Adams Co., Ohio
; In the 1840 Liberty Twp., Adams Co., Ohio census the following family is headed by William Dillinger:
2 males under 10, 1 male age 20 - 30;
2 females ages 20 - 30, 1 female age 30 - 40, 1 female age 40 - 50.
The two younger males are likely William's sons. One of the females between 20 and 30 is likely his wife, the other one likely being his sister. The female between ages 30 and 40 is likely another sister and the oldest female is probably his mother.